The Wizarding World of Wizard World Philadelphia

https://www.instagram.com/p/ByvNkpyj9oO/ Perhaps it's because I'm getting older and more prone to daydream about being a father, or maybe my perception of the comic con crowd is actually legitimate, but it seems to me that the annual Wizard World Comic Con event in Philadelphia is becoming increasingly targeted toward children. As it should be. The weekend-long … Continue reading The Wizarding World of Wizard World Philadelphia

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The Curious Case of Taylor Alison Swift

I've been a fan of Taylor Swift's since September 13th, 2009. Most people would lie to you and say "I've been a fan since the very beginning," but not me. This was a very specific date when something very significant happened. Less than a year after America had elected its first black President and Taylor … Continue reading The Curious Case of Taylor Alison Swift

Fuck Your Creepy Stanbase

It may seem like I'm sitting on a fantastic wire fence of curmudgeonry between Ironysville and the Borough¬†of Hypocrisy by writing an article about the horrors of fanatical stans on¬†Twitter. Especially coming from a website that's not-so-subtly playing off the pop culture iconography of Taylor Swift. But, fuck it, let's do this. The gay teenager … Continue reading Fuck Your Creepy Stanbase